New rapid sexual infection test set to transform nation’s health

A new 30-minute rapid test for sexually transmitted infections which could mean a dramatic improvement in tackling drug resistant sexual health infections will be available this year.

29 August 2017

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Poor treatment of meningitis in kids can lead to tragedies warn experts

Research has shown that bacterial meningitis in infants may not be being diagnosed or acted on quickly enough by medical professionals.

23 August 2017

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Dhruv Gupta

Dhruv Gupta, 19, has just completed his first year of Medicine. He received his offer through Clearing in 2016.

 

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The Class of 2017 share their stories

The St George’s, University of London Graduation 2017 saw 521 graduates join the next generation of scientists and healthcare professionals as they received their degree at our annual ceremony. The presentation took place at London’s Barbican Centre on 20 July.

18 August 2017

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Children who sleep an hour less at higher risk of type 2 diabetes, says study

A study has found that children who slept on average one hour less a night had higher risk factors for type 2 diabetes, including higher levels of blood glucose and insulin resistance.

15 August 2017

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